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Some of these are merely flex plays, but all three of these have the promise to put up some good bye-week points.
Eddie Lacy vs. Detroit
With Lacy coming off a concussion (but also a bye), some fantasy GMs might skip him, but he looked solid in Week 1 and was a critical part of the Green Bay Packers offense. That won't change, especially with everyone else banged up and the only other real option Johnathan Franklin.
The Detroit Lions are a middle-of-the-road run defense who also has seen one of the lowest ground plays run against them—which means they may not even be as good as the No. 20 ranking suggests.
Knowshon Moreno vs. Dallas
Montee Ball didn't see a single play in the first half of the game against the Philadelphia Eagles, only making an appearance when the game was out of Philadelphia's reach. Fumbles and inadequate pass-blocking is keeping him on the field, and Knowshon Moreno remains the starter.
Moreno has run well this year. And while the Denver Broncos' backfield is a bit of a murky mess and Ronnie Hillman could inject himself in at any time, Moreno has the right combination of ability running and catching the ball, as well as the ability to pass-block for Peyton Manning.
The Dallas Cowboys have been tough on running backs this season, but they'll have to spend more time going after the pass game than the ground game, so Moreno should find plenty of room to run and be a good bye week play.
LeGarrette Blount vs. Cincinnati
Consider this your "Hail Mary" for the week.
Blount has put up some nice flex points the last two games and seems to be a guy the New England Patriots are happy to use as a "finisher" either on a drive or to slim the clock down. He'll see some short-yardage work as well. With all the attention paid to the receivers and Tom Brady, Blount (and Stevan Ridley, of course) will see very few stacked fronts and should have some success.
There is risk here, of course, but as a flex option in a tight spot, Blount could be a good option.